Michael Weiner

Partner, Head of Public Policy & Legislative Affairs
Los Angeles

Mr. Weiner is Partner and Head of Public Policy & Legislative Affairs and is a member of the Management Committee of Ares Management. Mr. Weiner previously served as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Ares Management Corporation from 2006 to January 2020. Mr. Weiner joined Ares in September 2006 as Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel. Previously, Mr. Weiner served as General Counsel to Apollo Management L.P. and had been an officer of the corporate general partners of Apollo since 1992. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Weiner was a partner in the law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius specializing in corporate and alternative financing transactions and securities law, as well as general partnership, corporate and regulatory matters. Mr. Weiner has served on the boards of directors of several public and private corporations. Mr. Weiner also serves on the Board of Governors of Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Mr. Weiner graduated with a B.S. in Business and Finance from the University of California at Berkeley and a J.D. from the University of Santa Clara.